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Birds Of Passage

Friday 3/29 @ 7:00pm
Saturday 3/30 @ 7:00pm
Sunday 3/31 @ 2:30pm & 7:00pm
Monday 4/1 @ 7:00pm
Tuesday 4/2 @ 7:00pm

Not Rated | 125 min
Drama
Wayuu Spanish with English subtitles

Directed by Cristina Gallego | Ciro Guerra
Starring Jose Acosta, Natalia Reyes, Carmina Martinez

OFFICIAL COLOMBIAN OSCAR® ENTRY
FOR BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

Set in 1970s Colombia among the Wayúu indigenous people, this mystical epic centers on Rapayet, a man torn between the desire to be powerful and his duty to uphold his culture’s values. Ignoring ancient omens, his tribe enters the drug trafficking business getting caught up in a conflict where honor is the highest currency and debts are paid with blood.

Doors will open 30 minutes prior to each showing. Tickets are $8.50 General and $7.50 for Seniors & Students.

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BIRDS OF PASSAGE (Pajaros De Verano)

From the Oscar -nominated team behind the genre-defying Embrace of the Serpent, comes an equally audacious saga centered on the Wayúu indigenous people during a crucial period in recent Colombian history.

Torn between his desire to become a powerful man and his duty to uphold his culture’s values, Rapayet (José Acosta) enters the drug trafficking business in the 1970s and finds quick success despite his tribe’s matriarch Ursula’s (Carmiña Martínez) disapproval. Ignoring ancient omens, Rapayet and his family get caught up in a conflict where honor is the highest currency and debts are paid with blood.

A sprawling epic about the erosion of tradition in pursuit of material wealth, Birds of Passage is a visually striking exploration of loyalty, greed, and the voracious nature of change.

“A visually stunning and often surprising true story that charts the rise of the Colombian drug business back before Escobar from its unexpected roots, among an indigenous clan in way over their heads.”  Peter Debruge VARIETY

“A stunning, bold, and brilliant epic. All out mesmerizing.” Dave Fear ROLLING STONE